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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cynosurus cristatus var. viviparus Gray, Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. 2: 126 (1821 publ. 1822).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Cynosurus cristatus L., Sp. Pl.: 72 (1753).
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts